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Monday, July 2, 2012

Jigsaw Puzzle in Progress

 A very good friend of mine from Texas sent me a 2,000-piece  jigsaw puzzle.  Ms. Burrito immediately  opened it  when  she saw it in the box.  I wasn't really going to start it yet as I know once I start I won't be able to stop until it's done.  But she insisted so I let her started it.
The setting of the picture is a  stone ground corn meal, with railroad and train on the background.  I will reveal if there is a yardmaster on this  setting.
 We use our dining table to   do it as it is pretty big.  These were taken   a couple of days ago  and we made big progress.  I would say that we are 85% done.  My problem would be to find a  big frame  for this one.  I might ask  hubby to make me one if I can't find it in the store.

Update:  We finished it already.
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Tina´s PicStory said...

oh, oh, that means many hours puzzling :)

Dhemz said...

holly molly! you guys are's really hard to find a frame that size sis, but am sure John can make you one.

Liza said...

Good job! Can't wait to see it when it's done.

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maria said...

Hours and hours of fun! Happy RT2!

Mine's here.

Carver said...

I try to work jigsaw puzzles from time to time because they are supposed to be helpful in avoiding alzheimers disease. There are also specially designed ones for people already suffering from dementia that help stimulate the brain. Carver, ABC Wed-team

photowannabe said...

Terrific project and you are really fast. Did you find the Yardmaster?

chubskulit said...

Hi Carver, that's a very interesting information. Thanks for sharing it, maybe I could avoid having that disease since I love working on puzzles.

Roger Owen Green said...

That size puzzle would exhaust me!

ROG, ABC Wednesday team

Mom of A and a said...

Oh my goodness!! So much patience, but it will be fantastic when finished!! You should definitely showcase it!

Rhys Davies said...

The young girl in the first photo looks like she knows there's a lot of pieces to put together ahead of her!

It's a lovely puzzle design though.


march on... said...

that's one giant puzzle but it seems to coming along pretty well :)

Czjai Reyes-Ocampo said...

Wow! 2000 pieces!
Looking forward to the finished product, Ate Rose! :)

Chris said...

i love working with puzzles! that is a huge one :) great job!


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